Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system over southern Canada will track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning today. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Warnings are in effect across this region.
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Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.44°NLon: -79.62°WElev: 1175ft.

Partly Cloudy

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1025.0 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 10:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NNE Thaxton VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow before 11am, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. South wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow before 1am, then a chance of snow showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the evening.
Monday
A chance of snow before 11am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 37. South wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of snow before 1am, then a chance of snow showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NNE Thaxton VA
 37.44°N 79.62°W (Elev. 2631 ft)
9:30 pm EST Feb 6, 2016
11pm EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 13, 2016
 
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